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Title: PRESIDENT POLK, built 1920

Accession Number: 1999.175.601
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
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Date: 1926-09-00
Materials: heavy card
Description: Color lithographic postcard; starboard bow view of S. S. PRESIDENT POLK underway in port, tugboat in foreground; printed below "PALATIAL PRESIDENT LINERS/ IN PASSENGER SERVICE TO THE/ ORIENT AND ROUND THE WORLD/ DOLLAR STEAMSHIP LINE/ SUNSHINE BELT TO THE ORIENT"; handwritten on reverse "Dear Doc/ Thanks for the flowers they/ are on our table./ Chase is much better./ Myra"; addressed to Dr. Geo. A. Leitner/ Piermont/ N. Y."; stamped and postmarked "U[illegible] UAV & C. Z./ S. S. PRES. VAN BUREN/ SEP/ [?]0/ 6PM/ 1926".

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